2904, 2020

Gate Checks – do you do them ?

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Gate Checks and Driver Supervision I often have discussions with Transport Managers who state that they hardly ever see their Drivers as they leave the depot at 4:30 a.m. which sets alarm bells off in my head in terms of checking the quality of daily walkaround checks which are being [...]

2302, 2020

Cyclist vs HGV Driver – a positive mindset?

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Cyclist vs HGV Driver is a poor mindset shared by both groups Whenever we have discussions on Driver CPC Courses about cyclists, which is more often than not, I try to show this video at the end of one of the breaks and follow it up with a series [...]

2002, 2020


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FORS vs DVSA = healthy competition ? Those of us involved in transport compliance will be acutely aware of recent comments by Traffic Commisioner, Kevin Rooney regarding FORS, but what is more interesting is what lies behind those remarks and the general compliance 'industry' and FORS. The DVSA would [...]

1602, 2020

FORS Safe Urban Driving

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With all of our courses, but especially with FORS Safe Urban Driving, we are committed to delivering the best experience we can for attendees, which with SUD includes wherever possible getting people out on bikes to live the Vulnerable Road User experience. We do have a comprehensive inclement weather [...]

202, 2020

EU Drivers hours – Consecutive Shifts

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I know from experience that I'm not the only Transport Manager who has had conversations with Drivers and Managers about how many consecutive shifts a driver working under EU Drivers Hours can work in one week. In a recent discussion, a Transport Supervisor I know well, had instructed a driver [...]

2701, 2020

ROK Kitchens Ltd are now FORS Silver

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A very hearty congratulations to all at ROK Kitchens Ltd who have achieved FORS Silver accreditation last week. We were happy to help guide ROK through both FORS Bronze and FORS Silver accreditation with our pre-audit and consultancy services. Both accreditations involved us auditing ROK's current level of compliance and [...]